Archive of: September, 2017

  • West Sussex County Council votes to increase road congestion throughout Sussex

    29 September 2017

    West Sussex County Council votes to increase road congestion throughout Sussex

    West Sussex County Council has voted to support an environmentally damaging bypass around Arundel

     
  • Sussex Naturalists Shortlisted for Award

    29 September 2017

    Sussex Naturalists Shortlisted for Award

    Peter Hodge and John Newnham have been shortlisted for the 2017 UK Awards for Biological Recording and Information Sharing

     
  • Seaford Head sightings

    28 September 2017

    Seaford Head sightings

    Parasol mushrooms and clustered bellflower seen at Seaford Head nature reserve today as well as several clouded yellow and small copper butterflies.clustered bellflower

     
  • Buzzard bounce-back

    26 September 2017

    Buzzard bounce-back

    The beautiful buzzard is a common sight across Sussex, but that wasn’t always the case.

     
  • Perpetuating myths - a call to action

    20 September 2017

    Perpetuating myths - a call to action

    Proposers of big new roads need to prove that the environmental damage done by roads is outweighed by the benefit they provide.As we have seen, the benefits are illusory, congestion gets worse, not better. So, not much benefit then!

     
  • Charity Ball - an unqualified success

    18 September 2017

    Charity Ball - an unqualified success

    Sussex Wildlife Trust welcomed over 240 people to their Charity Ball at the weekend.

     
  • Oak Galls

    16 September 2017

    Oak Galls

    Next time you walk past an oak tree, take a closer look and you might notice something a bit unusual. Perhaps some of the acorns are ripening nicely but others seem to have mutated into an abnormal, knobbly mess. What’s going on?

     
  • Arundel Bypass Walk

    14 September 2017

    Arundel Bypass Walk

    Walk the proposed route of the Arundel bypass on Sunday 17 September.

     
  • Maurizio d'Arienzo

    13 September 2017

    Maurizio d'Arienzo

    Maurizio d’Arienzo, one of our long-standing volunteers, passed away suddenly at the beginning of March 2017 and will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him

     
  • Never volunteer? Think again

    12 September 2017

    Never volunteer? Think again

    Woods Mill and Hit Squad regular Peter Burton explains why he finds volunteering with the Trust such a rewarding experience.

     
  • Remember Sussex Wildlife Trust

    12 September 2017

    Remember Sussex Wildlife Trust

    Legacies can play a part in securing the future of wildlife across our county.

     
  • Blackberry season

    11 September 2017

    Blackberry season

    It’s blackberry season. Perfect for making jams and crumbles - and a feast for wildlife